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  • 20 AUG 12

Unlimited Administrator Mode Suggestions from a Secret Server Admin

While responding to a different but related forum question, a Secret Server Admin made a good point:  Split the ability to enable Unlimited Administrator Mode and the ability to use it.  This is outlined in the Secret Server Best Practices Guide.  Here is a quote from the forum post: 1.) I encourage this on all

  • 07 AUG 12

Secret Server SMTP Authentication

As a tie-in to our previous blog post Secret Server and Secure LDAP, SMTP Authentication was another important feature released in Secret Server version 7.8.000036. SMTP Authentication was implemented as a direct result of customer requests. Many of our clients work in environments that require secure messaging. In this release and beyond, Secret Server now

  • 23 JUL 12

Secret Server and Secure LDAP

In April 2012, we released Secret Server v7.8.000036. This was the first release to include support for Secure LDAP often referred to as LDAPS (and not to be confused with SLAPD!) Subsequent releases of Secret Server will support LDAPS. Since the release of LDAPS, it has remained a bit of an unintentional secret (no pun

  • 29 JUL 11

Inheriting Permissions Based on Folders

Inheriting Permissions based on Folders It is possible for Secrets in Secret Server to inherit permissions from the folder where they are placed. For example, if you install a new managed switch in your network, instead of setting an Active Directory group or users for every network-based Secret, you set the Active Directory group or

  • 15 MAR 11

Secret Server iPhone app does not use keychain

There have been some movies going around lately showing how to compromise an iPhone and reveal all the stored passwords in the Apple keychain in minutes. David from our engineering team talks about how the Secret Server password app for iPhone is not susceptible to this type of attack because it uses its own files

  • 06 MAY 10

Folders are coming to the Secret Server iPhone app

Take a sneak peak at folder capabilities in the iPhone.

  • 05 MAY 10

Secret Server comes to the BlackBerry

Here are a few teaser screenshots of our new BlackBerry app that will be going into beta within the next two weeks. The initial beta will only support viewing of data (no adding or updating of Secrets) but the final release version will have adding/editing capability.

  • 23 JUN 09

Bringing Enterprise Password Management to the iPhone

While there are many iPhone password managers available for home and personal use, Secret Server Password Manager iPhone edition brings privileged password management to the IT professional. And it’s free! With an already-established password management platform, Secret Server iPhone provides the security and convenience needed for you to efficiently manage and track your organization’s most

  • 19 APR 08

Secret Server on the Treo 700

Secret Server has supported a "Mobile Edition" for over a year now but it is always tricky making sure that it works correctly on all devices. Our approach was to bake mobile support into the base product (ASP.NET based) so it simply scales down to the capability of the device.  That sounds simple but unfortunately

  • 03 APR 08

Secret Server at FOSE 2008

This year Secret Server made its debut at FOSE, one of the leading government technology events in the nation.   The show is being held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center which is situated only a few minutes away from our offices in downtown D.C. Despite there being several hundred kiosks and lectures, Secret Server